Lilly Library Manuscript Collections

BENNS MSS.

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BOX/FOLDER LIST

I. Correspondence

Box 1
  • folder 1: 1914-1940
  • folder 2: 1941-1949
  • folder 3: 1950
  • folder 4: 1951-1957
  • folder 5: 1958
  • folder 6: 1959
  • folder 7: 1960
  • folder 8: 1961, Jan.-June
  • folder 9: 1961, July-Dec.
  • folder 10: 1962
  • folder 11: 1963-1964
  • folder 12: 1965, Jan.-Mar.
  • folder 13: 1965, Apr.
  • folder 14: 1965, May
  • folder 15: 1965, June-Dec.
  • folder 16: 1966-1969
  • folder 17: 1970-1979
  • folder 18: 1980-1995
  • folder 19: no date

II. Photographs

Box 1
  • folder 20: Althouse, Frances Lathrop (1 photograph)
  • folder 21: Benns, F. Lee (9 photographs)
  • folder 22: Benns, George W. (1 photograph)
  • folder 23: Benns, Jessie Coon w/aunt or grandmother (1 photograph)
  • folder 24: Buildings (16 photographs)
  • folder 25: Coon, Alice Lathrop (11 photographs)
  • folder 26: Coon, Talcott and Eunice (Bergen) and Jane Coon (2nd wife) (7 photographs, includes tintypes)
  • folder 27: Lathrop, Abner (1 photograph)
  • folder 28: Lee, Harlow W. and Sylvia Thurston Lee and Henry W. Lee (1 tintype)
  • folder 29: Robinson, Max (2 photographs)
  • folder 30: Robinson, Schuyler Lee (2 photographs)
  • folder 31: Robison, Thomas H. and Frances (Rockwell) Robinson (1 photograph)
  • folder 32: Sturgeon, Kate Lee (Benns) Robinson (2 photographs)
  • folder 33: Unidentified Persons 1 (33 photographs)
  • folder 34: Unidentified Persons 2 (19 photographs, includes tintypes & silhouettes)

III. Financial

Box 1
  • folder 35: Benns, F. Lee. Intangibles Tax Forms, 1940's-1960's
  • folder 36: Benns, F. Lee. Papers & transactions, 1915-1918
  • folder 37: Sturgeon, Kate. Papers, 1926-1995
  • folder 38: Miscellaneous, 1928-1996

IV. Miscellaneous

Box 2
  • folder 1: Includes date books, Arabic currency, & facsimile of Ulster County Gazette
  • folder 2: Biographical. Includes obituaries & genealogical records
  • folder 3: Autobiographical writings
  • folder 4: Medical
  • folder 5: Religion. Includes prints of church architecture, church bulletins, standards of church elders
  • folder 6: St. Joseph's College. Papers
  • folder 7: Benns, F. Lee and Jessie Coon. Academics and certificates
  • folder 8: Benns, F. Lee. Copyright papers, 1974
  • folder 9: Benns, F. Lee. Legal Papers, 1924-1970
  • folder 10: Robinson, Keith. Academics. Includes diploma from Indiana University, 1938
  • folders 11-14: Robinson, Keith. European Tour, 1950. Includes scrapbook materials, newspaper clippings, maps and magazine clippings
  • folder 15: Robinson, Schuyler. Academics and certificates. Includes birth certificates, student essays, scholarship recognition
  • folder 16: Robinson, Schuyler. Papers and correspondence concerning his death and memorial fund
  • folder 17: Sturgeon, Kate. Academics. Includes report cards from elementary school through I.U. and student essays
  • folder 18: Sturgeon, Kate. Arts. 1957-1996. Includes a 45rpm recording and Bloomington HS literary journal
  • folder 19: Sturgeon, Kate. Artwork. Contains two watercolor journals
  • folder 20: Sturgeon, Kate. Organizations, 1958-1975. Includes Christian Children's Fund & Mothers of Beta Theta Pi
  • folder 21: Sturgeon, Kate. Travel, 1962-1963

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